Do I Qualify For Bankruptcy?
Bankruptcy - Do I Qualify?
AMOUNT OF DEBT
There is no minimum amount of debt to file a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, and for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, there is no maximum amount of debt. For a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, your total debt can’t exceed $1,257,850.00.
INCOME FOR CHAPTER 13
You must have some type of income from a legitimate source (but it doesn’t have to be from employment). For example, you can have income from wages, self employment, Social Security, pension or retirement, state assistance, child support and alimony, etc.
INCOME FOR CHAPTER 7
No income is required to file a Chapter 7 bankruptcy.
MAXIMUM INCOME TO FILE A CHAPTER 7 BANKRUPTCY
THINKING ABOUT FILING BANKRUPTCY?
There are many different reasons for needing to file a bankruptcy. While each filing may be for a different reason, there is a similar theme that comes with any bankruptcy filing. The individual is struggling under the burden of debt. The debt is not allowing them to do what they want to do or what they need to do to move forward in their life. If you are considering filing a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy then the below information can be helpful when preparing for the bankruptcy. These are the documents needed when filing a bankruptcy.